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Petrol/Diesel Prices

Petrol/Diesel Prices

We realise that we haven’t included supermarket petrol prices here, but are keen to support the smaller independents. Here are the latest updates. Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station :

Wednesday, 20th August, 2008 3:20pm

By Sally Perry

John Wortham: “Absolutely Delighted” At Jazz Festival Decision

John Wortham: “Absolutely Delighted” At Jazz Festival Decision

After the Ventnor Town Council meeting last night we caught up with members of the public who had asked questions of the Town Council, in response to letters published in the SW Chronicle regarding

Tuesday, 19th August, 2008 5:26pm

By Sally Perry

Returning Ventnor Town Council Grant

Returning Ventnor Town Council Grant

Back in February we applied to the Ventnor Town Council (VTC) for a grant towards a new project which we hope will be of great benefit to Ventnor town. We are in the process of

Friday, 15th August, 2008 4:36pm

By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments

Casati House Licensing Decision Due Soon

Casati House Licensing Decision Due Soon

Members Only Club, Casati House in Ryde is looking to extend their license.

Friday, 1st August, 2008 2:54pm

By Sally Perry

Reverse Your Fuel Bills

Reverse Your Fuel Bills

Here’s a great tip for drivers that Simon spotted from the Institute for Advanced Motorists Magazine recently. Apparently, if you reverse into a parking space, you could save yourself possibly up to £2 per week

Friday, 1st August, 2008 10:01am

By Sally Perry

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

They’re still dropping. Cheapest non-supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38 3AL Brand : Unbranded Price : 131.9p Updated

Thursday, 31st July, 2008 5:57pm

By Sally Perry

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

At last, prices are starting to come down. Fill up quick before they go up again. Cheapest stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38

Tuesday, 29th July, 2008 10:12am

By Sally Perry

Liz Earle Continues To Fly Flag for Isle of Wight

Liz Earle Continues To Fly Flag for Isle of Wight

There’s another mention of the Isle of Wight in the national broadsheets this weekend, as Liz Earle is interviewed for The Telegraph celebrity pages. Liz moved to the Island back in 2001 and brought her

Monday, 28th July, 2008 4:27pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Goodman’s Deli, Ventnor Opens

Goodman’s Deli, Ventnor Opens

Great to see so many people going into Goodman’s — the new Deli in Ventnor — on their opening day, today. Perched on one of the tables, we saw a constant stream of people coming

Friday, 25th July, 2008 5:35pm

By Simon Perry with 28 readers' comments

Andrew Turner Slams Tesco For Petrol Promotion

Andrew Turner Slams Tesco For Petrol Promotion

Island MP, Andrew Turner is not a happy man. Well, not happy with one particular business on the Island. Everyone is well aware of the increased petrol/diesel prices at the moment and may have heard

Thursday, 24th July, 2008 4:41pm

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

2009 Jazz Festival Gets Go Ahead For Winter Gardens Use

2009 Jazz Festival Gets Go Ahead For Winter Gardens Use

At the last meeting of Ventnor Town Council, just after the public were excluded from the Winter Gardens Management Committee, the next agenda item to be discussed was the 2009 Jazz Festival – if

Thursday, 24th July, 2008 1:05pm

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

Petrol/Diesel Price Updates

Cheapest non- supermarket stations within 5 miles of “PO38” for Diesel Station : Sandford Garage Address : Godshill, Sandford, Ventnor, PO38 3AL Brand : Unbranded Price : 135p Updated :

Tuesday, 22nd July, 2008 10:49am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments